Gable Porch House w Arts & Crafts Influences
No 13 Clayton Street is a single storey house constructed in brick and rendered brick with a hipped and gable tiled roof. It is a fine expression of the Inter-War Porch style with elements in the Arts and Craft style. It is asymmetrically composed with a thrust gable bay and a gable roofed porch. The porch is supported on fluted columns set on piers. A masonry balustrade spans between the posts. The half-timbered gable bay is the dominant feature of the house. The gable bay features a set of casement windows under a sunhood and a corner suite. The door is located under the porch in an arched entryway. Lower walls are brick and the upper walls are rendered. The roofscape features rendered chimneys and finials.
Research on the history of this property is currently under way by the Museum of Perth in partnership with the Town of East Fremantle. If you have any stories or information about this property, please contribute it in the comments below.
1935 - 1939: Naylor, William
1939 - 1943: Norris, Charles
1944: Moore, E. A. & Norris Charles
1945 - 1949: Moore, E. A.